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LATAM Airlines Group reports preliminary monthly statistics for April 2013


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2013-05-10 22:49:02 -

Santiago,  Chile, May 10, 2013- LATAM Airlines  Group S.A. and its subsidiaries,
("LATAM  Airlines Group"  or "the  Company") (NYSE:  LFL /  IPSA: LAN /
Bovespa:
LATM11),  the leading airline group in Latin America, today reported preliminary
monthly traffic statistics for April 2013 compared to April 2012.

System  passenger traffic decreased 1.1% as capacity rose 0.1%. As a result, the
Company's load factor for the month decreased 0.9 points to 77.0%. International
passenger traffic accounted for approximately 53% of the month's total passenger
traffic.

Domestic passenger traffic in LATAM Airlines Group's Spanish speaking operations
(Chile, Argentina, Peru, Ecuador and Colombia) rose 12.3%, as capacity increased
16.0%. As a consequence, the domestic passenger load factor decreased 2.5 points
to 74.6%.

Domestic  passenger  traffic 
in Brazil decreased 6.9%, as capacity decreased 11.7%. As a consequence, the domestic Brazil passenger load factor increased 3.8 points to 73.3%. International passenger traffic decrease 0.6%, while capacity increased 5.0%. Accordingly, the international passenger load factor for the month decreased 4.5 points to 80.2%. International traffic includes international operations of both LAN and TAM on regional and long haul routes. Cargo traffic rose 10.0% as capacity increased 7.1%. As a consequence, the cargo load factor increased 1.6 points to 61.2%. The growth in cargo capacity is a result of an increased availability in the belly of passenger aircrafts. The increase in cargo traffic was mainly driven by delayed seasonal demand. Read complete report: hugin.info/152278/R/1701012/561513.pdf This announcement is distributed by Thomson Reuters on behalf of Thomson Reuters clients. The owner of this announcement warrants that: (i) the releases contained herein are protected by copyright and other applicable laws; and (ii) they are solely responsible for the content, accuracy and originality of the information contained therein. Source: LATAM Airlines Group via Thomson Reuters ONE [HUG#1701012]


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